I just found how I am going to decorate Vie's cake this year! Edible glitter for my covered in glitter, tough princess! (christmas recipes for kids powdered sugar)
Red velvet cake, cream colored icing and gold glitter!
edible glitter recipe: cup sugar, teaspoon of food coloring mixed, bake 10 mins in oven at
I would NOT use this to eat because of the harm of food coloring but this would make a fun craft for kids to use with glue or paint to add a touch of glitter.
Recipe with video instructions: Vanilla base with a swirl of buttercream frosting, glitter sprinkles and a star sprinkle centre. Ingredients: Cupcakes, all-purpose flour, 1 tsp cocoa powder.
Haven't tried this yet, but what a cool grandma thing if it does! I'll try it with salt too. Then the grandkids can have glitter in their food every time they eat at Grandma's!
For chic cakes with a twist, try using black buttercream icing. It's edgy, unexpected and oh-so cool. Learn a foolproof method for making it here.